A Peace of Mind Family Childcare 52 Arlington Ave., Kensington, CA94707 Peace of Mind Childcare is a locally owned independent child care center run by a Kensington mother sympathetic to the…More plight of working moms. The business professes to be the only licensed day care facility in Kensington. Activities include breakfast, lunch, group activities, creative activities and storytelling. Contact the owner, Lea, for address and availability information.
Neighborhood School 59 Arlington Ave, Kensington, CA94707 The Neighborhood School is a preschool located on the Hilltop Elementary School campus. The owner is Jill Houghton.…More Activities include art, tennis, music, drama and supportive feel-good activities. Hilltop Elementary is located in the hills of Kensington, with beautiful views of the bay and abundant outdoor nature and trails.
Kensington Senior Center 52 Arlington Ave, Kensington, CA94707 The Kensington Senior Center is located in the Arlington Community Church building across from the library on Arlington…More Avenue. The center runs a variety of activities for seniors living in the community. The church is very close to the Kensington Community Center, making it a great location for a broad-reaching range of activities nearby.
Yume Assisted Living 7450 Moeser Ln, El Cerrito, CA94530 The El Cerrito location for Yume Assisted Living is part of a larger network of Yume services and locations for at-home…More care, nursing homes, assisted living and microcommunity care. This El Cerrito Center offers everyday activities, medical care, entertainment, personal care, physical activity, and a sense of community and independence. It is conveniently located less than three miles away from a hospital, and near Doctors Medical Care Center San Pablo. For more information, contact the office, or visit the Web site.
Sylvan Learning Center 10810 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA94530 This is the local branch of the Sylvan Learning Center, a chain which specializes in tutoring adolescents and teenagers…More in multiple subjects. Sylvan Learning Center has been offering its services to communities across the United States since the 1970s. Each tutoring program is personalized based on initial and ongoing assessments. This local Sylvan branch is also active in a number of educational initiatives, including volunteering its services for the Richmond Police Activities League which provides sports and education for at-risk youths.
St. Jerome Catholic Church is a traditional Catholic church in the Diocese of…More Oakland. The church has several ministries, including an active Music Ministry that includes adult and children's choirs. It sponsors many activities, including a new Annual Parish Festival.
Founded in 1941, the church experienced a boom in growth after the end of World War II in 1945, with increased housing and population nearby. It reached 3,000 people in 1970, but with the housing stock built-out and challenges to traditional values that marked the late 1960s and 1970s, the number fell by 50 percent by 1985. Now it has stabilized as a smaller and active congregation. The parish school is St. Jerome Catholic School, and a parish convent is located at 7626 Curry Avenue.
Harding Elementary School opened in 1943 and was extensively renovated in 2005, adding more classroom space, a…More library, a media center and a kindergarten play yard. Part of the cash-strapped West Contra Costa Unified School District, the school says it compensates for financial limitations in part with active parent involvement and a rich after-school program that in the past has included classes in tennis, Chinese dance, basketball and many other activities. Music and a garden project are among the school's special offerings.
Kensington Hilltop Elementary School 90 Highland Blvd, Kensington, CA94708 Kensington Hilltop Elementary, known to locals as "Hilltop," is located up in the hills of Kensington. This…More state-of-the-art public school is large enough to accommodate a sizable student body. Local parents step up to contribute to the school's programs in order to raise funds for school activities.
Skytown Preschool 1 Lawson Rd, Kensington, CA94707 Skytown is a parent co-op pre-school located on the same grounds as the Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, high…More up in the hills above Kensington. The pre-school boasts 5,000 square feet inside for assorted creative play activities, a high teacher-to-child ratio and multiple outside playgrounds. Parents have an option of participating in the classroom as assistants.